Paris renames six train stations to honor France’s World Cup stars
Paris renames six train stations to honor France’s World Cup stars
France World Cup-winning squad to be awarded Legion of Honour
17 July, 2018, 05:33
People climbed on newspaper kiosks and bus stops in the area to wave flags while the Marseillaise national anthem rang out and cars honked their horns following the final whistle.
Windows were smashed and shops were looted, with similar scenes of unrest occurring in the cities of Lyon and Marseille.
Here are the players of France getting their medals, while greeting Putin, FIFA president Gianni Infantino, French president Emmanuel Macron and Croatia president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic.
Cops were forced to break out the tear gas and water cannons in attempts to get the mobs of people under control and the Champs Elysees was still locked down earlier this morning. A club in the poor suburb where 19-year-old star Kylian Mbappe grew up is among them.
"There are two things that matter - one is that these 23 players are now together for life, whatever happens, and also that from now on they will not be the same again, because they are world champions", he said. "It's phenomenal, just phenomenal". And hours.Stephane Cardinale - Corbis/Corbis via Getty ImagesMAGIC HOURThe sun sets, but the night is young on the Champs Elysees where an estimated 1 million filled the streets to revel in France's victory. Security forces kept a distance. In some small way, the World Cup has helped lift the nation as it remains wary of the threat.
Millions of fans in France celebrated into the night, honking auto horns and flying the tricolour flag while the Eiffel Tower and the Arc de Triomphe were lit up in the national colours of blue, white and red.
France has suffered years of tension since a series of attacks by Islamist gunmen during 2015 that left more than 140 dead.
As the heavens opened in Russian Federation and torrential rain lashed down upon the triumphant French team, millions took to the streets of Paris in celebration.
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As the World Cuptrophy was brought on to the pitch for the victory ceremony, Macron briefly kissed it and beamed with joy.
"It's awesome", said Brioche Pasquier, 57, a supporter inside the Luzhniki Stadium for the match.
Read on to relive all of the key moments in France's incredible 2018 World Cup win.
Despite the deluge of rain that struck Moscow right after the game ended, fans danced and sang in the streets and a fireworks display could not be snuffed out.
It's the players, though, who have captured the French imagination, a mostly youthful, diverse group that represents a generation which traditionalists have yet to come to terms with.
"It is really lovely". Observers made note of the youth of the team, as well as how many players are of central and North African heritage.
"We also scored four goals".
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Police had hindered all streets to the airplane terminal to stop the PML-N activists and restricted political get-togethers. The army will deploy 350,000 security personnel to polling stations throughout the country on election day.
On Saturday morning, they were transferred to two military vessels but where the vessels will dock remains unclear. Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said the vessels should be sent to Malta or Libya - not Italy.
Police are expecting more than 100 protests across the country, including two large demonstrations in London today. The photo was taken at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire, where Mrs May is hosting the USA couple for a state dinner.
The Russian president also rejected allegations that Moscow has collected compromising material on Mr Trump or his family. US President Donald Trump has defended Russian Federation over claims of interference in the 2016 presidential election.
A Royal faux pas and a lack of geography knowledge sum up President Trump's visit to the United Kingdom. "A great job. I don't know him (President Putin). "I mean plenty of the people that I deal with are pretty ruthless people'".
EU President Donald Tusk has slammed US President Donald Trump , saying he was "spreading fake news" by calling Europe a US foe. The China-EU meeting produced a communique affirming the commitment of both sides to the multilateral trading system.
French President, Emmanuel Macron and Croatia President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic presidents exchanging pleasantries. The three neighbouring countries were considered to host the tournament ahead of North African country, Morocco.
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